Prague

Prague is the capital and largest city of the Czech Republic. This magical city of bridges, cathedrals, stretching along the Vltava River for over ten centuries. Prague has kept its medieval character and it's a real pleasure to wander through its maze of cobbled streets. Considered one of the most beautiful cities in Europe, is one of the main tourist destinations in Central Europe, with Budapest and Krakow. Prague history, cultures and traditions Prague was founded in the course of the ninth century, and soon became the seat of Czech kings. The city flourished under the reign of Charles IV, who ordered the construction of the new city in the 14th century. Prague also lived under the yoke of the Hapsburgs and became the capital of a province of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. In 1918, after World War II, the city became the capital of Czechoslovakia. In 1993, Czechoslovakia split into two countries and Prague became the capital of the new Czech Republic. Discovering the & lsquo; history PragueAu heart of Europe, the Czech capital, Prague, is rich in history, culture and beautiful architecture. You will get to know its fascinating past through the visit of Cubism Museum, the Museum of Private Art, located on the island of Kampa, without missing the visit of Mucha Museum, the largest in the world devoted to Alfons Mucha. Admire the Charles Bridge built in the fourteenth century, flanked by two towers of Gothic style and impressive stone statues. You can then watch the astronomical clock with two dials. Explore the Prague Castle XI century and visit the St. Vitus Cathedral, the largest religious building in the Czech Republic. Starting from the Old Town Square, head to the Strahov Monastery where you can admire the baroque libraries along the lines of the famous Strahovsk & aacute; knihovna. Then you can stroll in the legendary district of Mal & aacute; Strana between its magnificent palaces. Do not forget to buy natural wooden toy




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